The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 488 550 559
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +9
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 137 77 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 110 45 63
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+29.41% +18.05%
Benchmarking
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37116 38501 39573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.31% 83.60% 81.58%
Number of salaries quoted 31291 31642 33704
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in London

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the London region.

Benchmarking Salary Trend in London

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the London region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in London

Benchmarking
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the London region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +28 6 £66,000 +29.41% 5
Bromley - 3 £40,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking.

1 135 (40.30%) Linux
2 111 (33.13%) SQL
3 100 (29.85%) SQL Server
4 96 (28.66%) Oracle
5 95 (28.36%) Performance Tuning
6 91 (27.16%) Analytics
7 88 (26.27%) Finance
8 80 (23.88%) Windows
9 78 (23.28%) Java
10 75 (22.39%) LAN
11 73 (21.79%) Intel
12 72 (21.49%) WAN
12 72 (21.49%) Solaris
12 72 (21.49%) Big Data
13 71 (21.19%) Cisco
14 62 (18.51%) Hadoop
15 61 (18.21%) Banking
16 60 (17.91%) Sybase
17 57 (17.01%) NFS
17 57 (17.01%) SAN
18 56 (16.72%) Agile Software Development
19 52 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
20 49 (14.63%) Scrum
20 49 (14.63%) Bash Shell
20 49 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
21 48 (14.33%) Data Warehouse
22 46 (13.73%) Python
22 46 (13.73%) NAS
23 45 (13.43%) User Experience
24 44 (13.13%) Multicast

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 44 (13.13%) Oracle Coherence
2 32 (9.55%) Tomcat
3 29 (8.66%) WebSphere
4 23 (6.87%) Apache
5 21 (6.27%) IIS
6 18 (5.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 12 (3.58%) SharePoint
8 9 (2.69%) JBoss
9 8 (2.39%) WebLogic
9 8 (2.39%) Mule
10 4 (1.19%) JCAPS
10 4 (1.19%) Liferay
10 4 (1.19%) GlassFish
10 4 (1.19%) SAS
11 1 (0.30%) Confluence
Applications
1 23 (6.87%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.90%) MS Office
4 2 (0.60%) MS Project
4 2 (0.60%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.30%) Edge Animate
5 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.30%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (5.37%) RMDS
2 6 (1.79%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.49%) Bond Adapt
4 4 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.60%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.60%) ProductWriter
6 1 (0.30%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.30%) Agresso
6 1 (0.30%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.49%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (1.49%) CloudFront
3 5 (1.49%) Route 53
3 5 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.49%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.19%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.90%) IaaS
5 3 (0.90%) SaaS
5 3 (0.90%) PaaS
5 3 (0.90%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 75 (22.39%) LAN
2 72 (21.49%) WAN
3 57 (17.01%) SAN
4 46 (13.73%) NAS
5 44 (13.13%) FCoE
5 44 (13.13%) Fibre Channel
5 44 (13.13%) Multicast
6 22 (6.57%) HTTP
7 9 (2.69%) DNS
8 5 (1.49%) DSL
8 5 (1.49%) DHCP
8 5 (1.49%) AMQP
9 4 (1.19%) FTP
9 4 (1.19%) SMTP
9 4 (1.19%) LDAP
9 4 (1.19%) Broadband
9 4 (1.19%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.90%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.90%) Intranet
10 3 (0.90%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (29.85%) SQL Server
2 72 (21.49%) Big Data
3 62 (18.51%) Hadoop
4 48 (14.33%) Data Warehouse
5 44 (13.13%) HBase
6 35 (10.45%) NoSQL
7 28 (8.36%) Oracle Exadata
8 27 (8.06%) Mahout
8 27 (8.06%) DB2
9 26 (7.76%) MarkLogic
9 26 (7.76%) Couchbase
9 26 (7.76%) Sqoop
9 26 (7.76%) Riak
9 26 (7.76%) Apache Hive
9 26 (7.76%) MongoDB
9 26 (7.76%) Apache Cassandra
9 26 (7.76%) HCatalog
10 25 (7.46%) Relational Database
11 20 (5.97%) RDBMS
12 17 (5.07%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (7.46%) Subversion
2 21 (6.27%) Ant
3 20 (5.97%) Jenkins
4 19 (5.67%) Maven
5 17 (5.07%) Emacs
6 16 (4.78%) Eclipse
7 15 (4.48%) Git (software)
8 14 (4.18%) JIRA
9 13 (3.88%) JUnit
10 11 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (3.28%) ClearCase
11 9 (2.69%) Mercurial
12 8 (2.39%) NeoLoad
12 8 (2.39%) Hudson
12 8 (2.39%) SoapUI
13 7 (2.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (1.79%) Selenium
15 5 (1.49%) WebLOAD
15 5 (1.49%) Cucumber
16 4 (1.19%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 88 (26.27%) Finance
2 61 (18.21%) Banking
3 37 (11.04%) Marketing
4 20 (5.97%) Retail
5 12 (3.58%) Advertising
5 12 (3.58%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.49%) Games
8 3 (0.90%) Publishing
9 2 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.60%) Back Office
9 2 (0.60%) Law
9 2 (0.60%) Legal
9 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 84 (25.07%) Architect
2 44 (13.13%) Infrastructure Architect
3 41 (12.24%) Analyst
4 26 (7.76%) Data Architect
4 26 (7.76%) Big Data Architect
5 22 (6.57%) Solutions Architect
5 22 (6.57%) Business Analyst
6 21 (6.27%) Product Manager
7 20 (5.97%) Consultant
8 17 (5.07%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 17 (5.07%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 17 (5.07%) Lead Architect
9 14 (4.18%) Developer
10 11 (3.28%) Systems Administrator
10 11 (3.28%) Senior Manager
10 11 (3.28%) Administrator
11 9 (2.69%) Account Manager
11 9 (2.69%) Functional Consultant
12 8 (2.39%) Team Leader
12 8 (2.39%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (10.75%) Middleware
2 32 (9.55%) XML
3 31 (9.25%) HTML
4 21 (6.27%) Rendezvous
5 18 (5.37%) XSLT
6 17 (5.07%) .NET
7 13 (3.88%) J2EE
7 13 (3.88%) JMS
8 9 (2.69%) Spring
8 9 (2.69%) Java EE
9 8 (2.39%) Struts
9 8 (2.39%) Web Services
10 7 (2.09%) jQuery
11 5 (1.49%) JPA
11 5 (1.49%) XMPP
11 5 (1.49%) Hibernate
11 5 (1.49%) Velocity
12 4 (1.19%) Ajax
12 4 (1.19%) XML Messaging
12 4 (1.19%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 49 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (13.43%) User Experience
3 41 (12.24%) Visualisation
4 28 (8.36%) Open Source
5 23 (6.87%) Algorithms
6 21 (6.27%) Mobile App
7 20 (5.97%) Computer Science
8 18 (5.37%) Management Information System
9 16 (4.78%) Mathematics
10 13 (3.88%) Statistics
11 9 (2.69%) Physics
12 8 (2.39%) Mobile Payment
13 6 (1.79%) Online Banking
14 5 (1.49%) Social Media
15 4 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (1.19%) Blog
15 4 (1.19%) Client/Server
15 4 (1.19%) Clustering
16 3 (0.90%) PMI
16 3 (0.90%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 135 (40.30%) Linux
2 80 (23.88%) Windows
3 72 (21.49%) Solaris
4 34 (10.15%) UNIX
5 3 (0.90%) AIX
5 3 (0.90%) Ubuntu
5 3 (0.90%) Android
5 3 (0.90%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.30%) CentOS
6 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (28.36%) Performance Tuning
2 91 (27.16%) Analytics
3 56 (16.72%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
5 49 (14.63%) Scrum
6 43 (12.84%) Project Management
7 42 (12.54%) ITIL
8 30 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
9 28 (8.36%) E-Commerce
10 27 (8.06%) MapReduce
10 27 (8.06%) Coaching
11 25 (7.46%) Line Management
11 25 (7.46%) Competitor Analysis
12 24 (7.16%) Business Analysis
13 23 (6.87%) Disaster Recovery
14 22 (6.57%) Capacity Management
14 22 (6.57%) Product Management
14 22 (6.57%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (6.27%) DevOps
16 20 (5.97%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 111 (33.13%) SQL
2 78 (23.28%) Java
3 49 (14.63%) Bash Shell
4 46 (13.73%) Python
5 33 (9.85%) JavaScript
6 29 (8.66%) Ruby
7 26 (7.76%) Perl
8 17 (5.07%) C++
9 15 (4.48%) T-SQL
10 14 (4.18%) C
11 11 (3.28%) Korn
11 11 (3.28%) Groovy
12 9 (2.69%) PowerShell
12 9 (2.69%) Scala
13 5 (1.49%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.49%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.19%) C#
15 2 (0.60%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.60%) R
16 1 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 44 (13.13%) Degree
2 9 (2.69%) PhD
3 8 (2.39%) MBA
4 6 (1.79%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.19%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.90%) PMP
8 2 (0.60%) CISA
8 2 (0.60%) CISM
8 2 (0.60%) CISSP
9 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.30%) CCNA
9 1 (0.30%) ISEB
9 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.37%) QA
2 16 (4.78%) SLA
3 11 (3.28%) COBIT
4 9 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (2.09%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 57 (17.01%) NFS
2 44 (13.13%) Oracle RAC
2 44 (13.13%) SRDF
3 26 (7.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 26 (7.76%) Apache Flume
4 24 (7.16%) HDFS
5 11 (3.28%) Docker
6 5 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (1.19%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.60%) KVM
9 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (8.66%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (7.76%) Oozie
2 26 (7.76%) Ambari
3 23 (6.87%) Puppet
4 11 (3.28%) Ansible
4 11 (3.28%) Vagrant
5 5 (1.49%) Nagios
5 5 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.60%) YUM
7 1 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 96 (28.66%) Oracle
2 73 (21.79%) Intel
3 71 (21.19%) Cisco
4 60 (17.91%) Sybase
5 44 (13.13%) EMC
5 44 (13.13%) NetApp
6 28 (8.36%) Netezza
7 27 (8.06%) Teradata
8 25 (7.46%) MapR
8 25 (7.46%) Hortonworks
8 25 (7.46%) TIBCO
9 21 (6.27%) IBM
9 21 (6.27%) 29West
10 18 (5.37%) DataSynapse
11 16 (4.78%) Microsoft
12 13 (3.88%) SAP
13 8 (2.39%) VMware
14 7 (2.09%) Murex
14 7 (2.09%) Calypso
15 6 (1.79%) HP
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